Posts Tagged ‘car camping’

Lessons from our First Camping Trip

Thursday, July 16th, 2009

My wife and I recently endeavored on our first camping trip of the summer. After that first night back in a tent and remembering the smell of a campfire, I was hooked. When we were there, it felt like forever since we had last camped, and I guess it showed too. The trip was an impromptu decision, and turned out to be a good one, with the exception of a few minor setbacks.

Here are a few things we learned that will hopefully help make your first experience slightly more successful than ours… (more…)

Three Tips for Camping with Kids

Wednesday, February 11th, 2009

Want your first camping experience with your kids to be a pleasant one? Avid traveler, writer, and mother of four, Stormy Swain, offers three pointers to “keep those little faces smiling,” alleviating stress and maximizing enjoyment.